Five Fun Winter Wedding Menu Ideas

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Wondering what to serve at your winter wedding reception? Fortunately, winter wedding menu ideas abound! Many dishes fit well into a winter reception menu because you can choose heartier foods that reflect the season. Bay Area winter weather remains mild, so we find that a mix of light and hearty dishes work very well. San […]

How to Hire the Perfect Caterer for Your Private Event

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Tips for Finding the Best San Jose Private Catering Company

Have you ever wondered, “How can I find the right private event catering company?” If so, you’re not alone: Hiring the perfect caterer can take any event from mediocre to unforgettably great. To that end, this post looks at how to get the most from San Jose event catering services.

Menu Advice from San Jose Event Caterers

To build an appealing menu, the experts at Handheld Catering have some advice:

How to Plan the Perfect Corporate Halloween Party

San Jose Event Catering Company Offers Tips on Halloween Party Planning

Summer will be over before we know it, and for some, Halloween is already on the mind. Believe it or not, now is the time to start planning that big corporate Halloween party that’s become an annual tradition. Yes, we know it’s only July, but our San Jose full-service catering company has already received several inquiries for corporate Halloween catering. Below we share the ultimate Halloween party checklist. 

1. Choose a theme

Choosing a theme for your corporate Halloween party not only sets the stage for the celebrations of the day but also brings about cohesive energy. It also gives your guests an idea of how to dress up. You will want to choose decorations that reflect and complement your theme. Common Halloween themes include Jack-O-Lantern, Scary Movie or Costume parties.

13 Tips for a Successful College Send-Off Party

San Jose Private Event Caterers Offer Advice for a Stress-Free Party

College send-off parties are a fun way to create lasting memories with friends and family before moving away and starting this new chapter. They’re a great way to celebrate the end of summer, but they can also be a lot of work for those hosting them. Our full-service San Jose catering company offers 13 great tips for creating a celebratory party to send-off your recent grad.

1. Plan first

Avoid as many last-minute frustrations as possible by making all preparations as early as possible. Outline your plan for the day, including food prep and decorations.

2. Set a budget

The amount of money you are willing to spend on the party sets the tone for the whole event. Have clear expectations on how big the event will be.